PRS for Music has announced that revenue from British music used abroad has doubled since 2002.
During 2011, UK songwriters and composers earned £187.7m globally up 10.6% on 2010 (£169.6m).
In all, PRS for Music represents 90,000 songwriters, composers and music publishers, collecting royalties from 150 territories around the world.
Growth of £100m in international royalties since 2002 was attributed by the organisation to both the widespread consumption of British music and improved licensing of its use and efficiency of ...
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